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Train Information to Lugano from Paris

distanceDistance365 miles (588 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Paris to Lugano cover the 365 miles (588 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Paris and Lugano?

Travel by train between Paris, France and Lugano, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lugano from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Paris?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Lugano, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Lugano closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Lugano, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Lugano is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Paris from Lugano restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Lugano?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Lugano closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Paris to Lugano by train?
The distance from Paris to Lugano by train is approximately 365 miles (588 km).
How many hours is the train time to Lugano from Paris?
On average the Paris to Lugano train travel time is 8 h 23 min  for the 365 miles (588 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Paris to Lugano, which train station in Paris do I depart from and which train station in Lugano do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Lugano from Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your route can end in train stations such as Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Lugano, Stazione.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Lugano? Where is the train station in Lugano located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lugano, Stazione, located 0.2 miles (328 m) away from the city center.

How many train services are there to Lugano from Paris a day?
The average number of trains departing Paris for Lugano is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Lugano? What time is the last train from Paris to Lugano?
You can take the first train from Paris to Lugano at 6: 06 PM. The last train from Paris to Lugano that you can take departs at 6: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Lugano schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Lugano
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Lugano.
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Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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